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English definition of “on top of sth”

on top of sth

B2 in addition to something else that is bad: And then, on top of everything else, her car was stolen.Also, extra, and in addition able to deal with or in control of something: I'm not at all sure that he's on top of the situation.Controlling and being in charge
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